'The Family', Gateshead Civic Centre

  • Description

    "Three sculptures, depicting the three ages of man: childhood, maturity [[2809987]] and old age [[2809998]], located in the landscaped grounds aptly near the Office of Births, Marriages and Deaths at Gateshead Civic Centre, at the north-east corner near the junction of Charles Street and High West Street. The sculptures of paired figures in affectionate poses, entitled 'The Family', were carved in Shap limestone by Gordon Young, and were unveiled in 1991. http://www.gateshead.gov.uk/Leisure%20and%20Culture/Art/ArtMaps/Pre-Angel/Family.aspx" Photo by Andrew Curtis, 2012.
  • Owner

    Andrew Curtis
  • Source

    Geograph (Geograph)
  • License

    What does this mean? Creative Commons License
  • Further information

    Link: http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/2807014
    Resource type: Image
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 2 years, 2 months ago
    Viewed: 224 times
    Picture Taken: 2012-02-16
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